Station Officer – Kenya Airways

  • Permanent
  • Zimbabwe

Kenya Airways

Reporting to the Station Manager, the ideal candidate will be the responsible officer at the station, oversee the day-to-day operations in consultation with the Station Manager whilst ensuring implementation of the station management system.

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He/she will ensure that standards of punctuality and customer service are delivered in accordance with the company policies and procedures and in compliance with the regulatory authorities.

Key Duties and Responsibilities:

Policies and Procedures:

  • Ensure compliance to all relevant policies, processes and procedures is achieved so that work is carried out in a controlled and consistent manner.
  • Conduct internal audit/spot checks to ensure compliance with safety and security procedures, service standards and recommended practices.

Safety, Quality & Environment:

  • Promote and maintain a positive safety culture, a healthy, secure and cost-effective operation for Kenya Airways and ensure compliance with the relevant industry/legislative requirements and company procedures to ensure a healthy and safe work environment.
  • File and retain the flight plan to comply with legal and company requirements to ensure aircraft operations safety (where necessary).
  • Identify and report hazards, near misses, incidents and accident.

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Day-to-Day Operations:

  • Monitor that standards of punctuality and customer service are delivered by third parties as per contract and Service Level agreement and in accordance with the company policies and procedures and relevant regulatory authorities.
  • Oversee efficient passenger handling at check in, boarding and arrivals for positive pleasant customer experience and ensure achievement of passenger satisfaction and comfort.
  • In the absence of the Station Manager, liaise with relevant authorities and ensure conformity with all regulatory requirements, organization standards and local procedures and represent Kenya Airways at AOC meetings to address airport facilitation issues.
  • Direct, monitor and control the departure process for on time departure of flights within the established safety and security procedures.
  • Foster and maintain good working relationship with other airlines and airport stakeholders to facilitate smooth Kenya Airways (KQ) operations.
  • Plan, brief, supervise and ensure efficient allocation of tasks and responsibilities to staff for optimal shift performance.
  • Consult, communicate and disseminate information as appropriate to passengers, staff and third-party service providers to eliminate lapses in service delivery/recovery.
  • Prepare and file all flight handling reports and other reports for effective management of information.
  • Deputize the station manager when he/she is out of Station/away from duty.
  • Promote company image to enhance public relations and customer loyalty.
  • Ensure implementation of KQ WAY best practice at the station.

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Knowledge, Skills and Experience:

  • University graduate or relevant Higher Diploma from a recognized organization.
  • Experience in all round airport handling with at least 3 years’ experience in a supervisory role.
  • Safety Management System (SMS) Awareness.
  • Initial training on Airside Safety.
  • Initial training on Aviation Security.
  • Training in Dangerous Goods Regulations Category 10 (CAT 10).
  • Station/Ground Handling Management (IATA) or equivalent.
  • Passenger Handling Training.
  • Financial Management/Cost Control Awareness.

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  • Knowledge of ALTEA DCS – CM will be an added advantage.
  • Supervisory Skills with excellent negotiation skills.
  • Must a good planner with excellent organization skills.
  • Strong analytical, communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Fluency in a foreign language is an added advantage.
  • Ability to handle pressure and difficult situations with resilience, calmly and effectively.

· Must be a person of unquestionable integrity.

Behavioural Competences:

  • Teamwork/team player.
  • Customer focus.
  • Results oriented.
  • Initiative.
  • Problem Solving Skills.

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How to apply:

If you fit the profile, then apply today! Please submit a copy your detailed Curriculum Vitae here on LinkedIn only by Wednesday, 16th September2022.

Due to the volume of applications that we receive, only short-listed candidates will be contacted.

Kenya Airways is an equal opportunity employer.

To apply for this job please visit www.linkedin.com.

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